December 5, 2014
Vulture profiled author Cheryl Strayed.
26 online "best books of 2014" lists were added to the master aggregation at Largehearted Boy yesterday (bringing the total number of lists up to 385), including the New York Times top 10 books of the year, the Economist's best books, the Houston Chronicle's best books, and the Guardian's best biographies and memoirs.
Questlove called for more protest music and art.
Alt. Latino listed its favorite Latin music of 2014.
Listen to Strand of Oaks cover the Replacements' "Alex Chilton."
The Wall Street Journal profiled author Dave Eggers.
The nominees for the 2015 Grammy Awards have been named.
Slate examined the process behind creating the New York Times notable books list.
All Songs Considered recapped the year in music.
Flavorwire listed 25 genre novels that should be classics.
also at Largehearted Boy:
previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)
100 Online Sources for Free and Legal Music Downloads
Atomic Books Comics Preview (the week's best new comics and graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
daily mp3 downloads
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Short Cuts (writers pair a song with their short story or essay)
weekly music release lists
WORD Bookstores Books of the Week (recommended new books)